Research Fellow in Science and Technology

Monash University

Research Fellow, Monash Suzhou Science and Technology Research Institute / Lecturer (Adjunct) Monash University 

Job No.: 625241

Employer: Monash Suzhou Science and Technology Research Institute

Location: Suzhou, China

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: RMB 330,000 - RMB 450,000 (Research Fellow Level B)

The Opportunity

Monash University is honoured to be the first Australian university to receive a licence to operate in China, one of the world's largest and fastest-growing economies, via the partnership at Suzhou with the Southeast University (SEU), one of China’s key national universities as well as the establishment of Monash Suzhou. The SEU-Monash partnership consists of the Joint Research Institute (JRI) and the Joint Graduate School (JGS) and will produce postgraduates and researchers with ideas to change people’s lives in the region and the world for the better.

The JRI conducts multi-disciplinary research projects in areas of strategic importance to industry in Australia and China. To facilitate the collaboration, Monash established The Monash Suzhou Science and Technology Research Institute (MSSTRI) and currently has five priority research themes that address strategic issues of mutual interest, including:

  • Advanced computation in science and engineering
  • Advanced materials and manufacturing
  • Energy and environment
  • Future cities
  • Life sciences

We are seeking an individual passionate about research in interpreting and translation studies, as well as multidisciplinary research through the application of interpreting and translation studies theory and practice. This role will also be required to contribute to the teaching effort in the JGS.

To be successful in this position you will have completed a doctoral qualification in interpreting and translation studies, or related discipline area or hold a Master’s degree with substantial professional experience together with subsequent research and teaching experience; a record of publications and high-level technical skills and abilities.

An appropriately qualified appointee will be offered an honorary adjunct appointment as an Adjunct Lecturer in Translation and Interpreting Studies with the Faculty of Arts at Monash University, to be held conjointly with the appointment as Research Fellow, MSSTRI.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Your application must address the selection criteria. For instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”.


Dr Leah Gerber, Senior Lecturer, Director, Translation & Interpreting Studies,

Position Description

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Closing Date

Tuesday 12 October 2021, 11:55 pm AEDT